Shelly Wessel announced her bid for nomination as the Democratic candidate for Cass County Clerk and Recorder. Shelly has been employed in the Cass County Clerk's office for the past 12 years and is currently the Chief Deputy Clerk. As Chief Deputy she oversees the day-to-day operations of the County Clerk's office and works closely with the County Clerk.
Wessel's husband Brad, is a Marketing/Sales Manager for Sunrise Ag CLT. They reside in Chandlerville and have three children: Mason, 26, (wife - Alicia); Cass, 21, and Morgan, 20, and one granddaughter, Charlotte, 1.